Review: could Epipen cause Arrhythmia?
We study 2,165 people who have side effects while taking Epipen from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Arrhythmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Arrhythmia and more.
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Epipen (latest outcomes from 2,187 users) has active ingredients of epinephrine. It is often used in anaphylaxis.
Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat) (latest reports from 291,657 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis, diabetes, depression.
On Aug, 17, 2014: 2,164 people reported to have side effects when taking Epipen. Among them, 12 people (0.55%) have Arrhythmia. They amount to 0.00% of all the 294,595 people who have Arrhythmia on eHealthMe.
Time on Epipen when people have Arrhythmia * :
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Gender of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Epipen * :
Age of people who have Arrhythmia when taking Epipen * :
Severity of Arrhythmia when taking Epipen ** :
How people recovered from Arrhythmia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthritis (4 people, 33.33%)
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (3 people, 25.00%)
- Atrial fibrillation (2 people, 16.67%)
- Fabry's disease (2 people, 16.67%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Coumadin (6 people, 50.00%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (5 people, 41.67%)
- Digoxin (5 people, 41.67%)
- Aspirin (5 people, 41.67%)
- Tranxene (4 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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